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Federalism Simplified

Four Powers Under Federalism

Tavish Whiting

on 17 July 2018

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Transcript of Federalism Simplified

Enumerated Powers /
Expressed Powers /
Delegated Powers
Implied Powers
Concurrent Powers
Reserved Powers
Three Different Names
- Same Power

Enumerated Powers explicitly granted to the national government. These powers are written in the Constitution in
Article I, Section 8
Implied Powers are powers of the national government but not directly written in the Constitution. These national powers are located in
Article I, Section 8, Clause 18
Necessary and Proper Clause
). This power was first validated in the 1819 landmark Supreme Court cases "
McCulloch v Maryland
Reserved Powers are those powers that are not expressly written in the Constitution for the national government. These powers are reserved to the
. This is outlined in the
10th Amendment
to the Constitution.
Concurrent Powers are power of the National government and the state government that are
Examples of Enumerated Powers:
--Declare War
--Create Armed Forces
--Levy Tariffs
--Establish Lower National Courts
--Post Office
--Regulate Interstate Commerce
--Coin Money
Examples of Implied Powers:
--Creating NASA
--Create Interstate Highways
--Social Security
--Tennessee Valley Authority
--Air Force
Examples of Reserved Powers:
--Conduct Elections
--Professional Licenses
--Marriage Laws
--Driver's Licenses
--Property Taxes
--Establishing Local Gov'ts
Examples of Concurrent Powers:
--Eminent Domain
--Borrow Money
--Law Enforcement
is the sharing of power between a strong national government and weak state governments.
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